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SOLO EXHIBITIONS 

2016 Untitled, Peninsular, SINGAPORE 

The Other Shore, Australian National University CIW Gallery, Canberra, AUSTRALIA 

2015 How did we get here, Chan Hampe Galleries, SINGAPORE  

2014 Out of Place, Lumenvisum, HONG KONG  

2012 Convergence, Chulalongkorn University Art Center, Bangkok, THAILAND 

10/11 Discordant Symmetries, NUS Museum Baba House, SINGAPORE  

2010 Slow Cool Breezes, Month of Photography Asia, Alliance Francaise Gallery, SINGAPORE  

2009 Where do we go from here?, Winds of the Artist-in-Residence, Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, JAPAN (2 persons) 

2008 Desultory Landscapes, Ooi Botos Gallery, HONG KONG  

GROUP EXHIBITIONS 

2016  

We are from somewhere, but where are we going?, Daegu Photo Biennale 2016, Daegu Arts and Culture Center, Daegu, SOUTH KOREA 

Concept Context Contestation, Cemeti Art House, Yogyakarta, INDONESIA  

Hong Kong Contemporary Photography 2016, JCCAC L0 Gallery, HONG KONG 

2015  

Residue, Full Circle Gallery, Karachi, PAKISTAN 

Expanded Geographies, Lianzhou Photography Festival, CHINA 

Prints, Photographs and Works on Paper Auction, Bonhams, HONG KONG 

Concept Context Contestation, Goethe Institut, Hanoi, VIETNAM 

300 Families, Palace 66, Shenyang, CHINA  

Evidence, FORMAT Festival, Derby, U.K. 

2014 

The Roving Eye: Contemporary Art From Southeast Asia, ARTER Space for Art, Istanbul, TURKEY  

Hong Kong and Macao Visual Arts Biennial, Beijing World Art Museum, CHINA  

Basically.Forever – KMOPA, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, JAPAN 

Yuejin Lantern Festival, Yanshuei, TAIWAN 

13/14  

Concept Context Contestation: Art and the Collective in Southeast Asia, Bangkok Art and Culture Centre, Bangkok, THAILAND 

2013  

Everyday Life, Asian Art Biennial, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, TAIWAN  

Bright Lights, Galerie Steph+Botos., Scotts Square, SINGAPORE 

300 Families, Hong Kong International Photo Festival Flare, Hong Kong Design Institute, HONG KONG 

Samsung Masterpieces, National Museum of Singapore, SINGAPORE  

YP13, Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts, Seoul Photo 2013, SOUTH KOREA  

WYNG Masters Award Exhibition, ArtisTree, HONG KONG  

P.O.V.: Alternate Perspectives In Asian Contemporary Photography, Galerie Steph, SINGAPORE 

2012  

DiverseCity, 8Q, Singapore Art Museum, SINGAPORE Moving Up, Para/Site Art Space, HONG KONG 

Singapore Survey 2012: New Strange Faces, Valentine Willie Fine Art, SINGAPORE  

STILL BUILDING, Valentine Willie Fine Art, SINGAPORE  

STILL BUILDING, Selasar Sunaryo Art Space, Bandung, INDONESIA  

12 Oil Street Project, Arts Promotion Office, ART HK, HONG KONG  

Portraiture Now, Objectifs Centre for Photography and Filmmaking, SINGAPORE 

11/12  

I have also other favorites, Stacion – Center for Contemporary Art Prishtina, KOSOVO 

2011  

Affinity, Delhi Photo Festival 2011, INDIA  

ICON de Martell Cordon Bleu Profile Exhibition, Millenium Walk, SINGAPORE  

Sotheby’s Hong Kong Spring Auction 2011, Kee Club and HKCEC Sotheby’s Hall, HONG KONG 

2010  

ArtMART 2010, Para/Site Art Space, HONG KONG 

Human Faces, National Museum of Singapore, SINGAPORE  

All About Fukuoka: The 10 Years of FAAM Artist-in-Residence Program, Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, JAPAN  

Singapore Survey 2010: Beyond LKY, Valentine Willie Fine Art, SINGAPORE  

City Flaneur: Social Documentary Photography, Hong Kong Heritage Museum, HONG KONG  

Young Portfolio Acquisitions 2009, Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts, JAPAN  

Grid versus Chaos, Gallery VER with Para/Site Art Space, Bangkok, THAILAND 

2009  

Photo MIAMI 2009, Charles Guice Contemporary, Miami, USA  

ArtMART 2009, Para/Site Art Space, HONG KONG  

The Pursuit of Happiness, Noorderlicht International Photofestival 2009, THE NETHERLANDS  

Traces, Singapore Art Show, Earl Lu Gallery, Institute of Contemporary Art, SINGAPORE  

Where do we go from here?, 3. Internationales Fotografiefestival F/Stop, Leipzig, GERMANY  

Declinations of Joy, Fotografia International Festival of Rome, Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome, ITALY  

2008  

Document, O’Born Contemporary, Toronto, CANADA The Photo Review 2008, Gallery 1401, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, USA  

Volume XVII, New Works Gallery Online, Silver Eye Center for Photography, Pittsburgh, USA  

Young Portfolio Acquisitions 2007, Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts, Kiyosato, JAPAN 

2007  

Singapore Art Exhibition 2007, Singapore Art Show, Singapore Art Museum, SINGAPORE 

Descubrimientos Phe07, PhotoEspana 2007, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, Madrid, SPAIN  

Projections of the Night of Photography, PhotoEspana 2007, Madrid, SPAIN 

Group Exhibition, Grotto Fine Art, HONG KONG 

Young Portfolio Acquisitions 2006, Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts, Kiyosato, JAPAN  

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS 

National University of Singapore (NUS) Museum, SINGAPORE 

National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, TAIWAN  

Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Fukuoka, JAPAN  

Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts, Kiyosato, JAPAN  

Heritage Museum, HONG KONG 

RESIDENCIES AND COMMISSIONS 

2016 

Visitng Artist Residency ANU School of Art, AUSTRALIA 

2015  

Vasl Artists’ Collective Artist Residency, Karachi, PAKISTAN 

Participatory Project, FORMAT Festival and WYNG Masters Award, Derby, U.K. and HONG KONG 

2013-14 

Yuejin Lantern Festival Site-Specific Project, Yanshui, TAIWAN 

2011  

12 Oil Street Project, Arts Promotion Office, HONG KONG 

2009  

The Art Incubator Residency, SINGAPORE 

Artist-in-Residence Program 2009, Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Fukuoka, JAPAN 

GRANTS AND AWARDS 

2016  

Market and Audience Development Grant, National Arts Council, SINGAPORE 

Bard MFA Fellowship, Bard College, USA 

2015  

Poynter Fellowship, Yale School of Art, USA 

Capability Development Grant, National Arts Council, SINGAPORE 

Presentation and Participation Grant, National Arts Council, SINGAPORE 

2014  

Market and Audience Development Grant, National Arts Council, SINGAPORE 

2012  

Finalist, WYNG Masters Award, HONG KONG 

International Development Grant, National Arts Council, SINGAPORE  

Singapore Internationale Grant, SINGAPORE 

2011  

Nominee, ICON Martell de Cordon Bleu Photography Prize 2011, SINGAPORE  

Hi2P Grant, National Heritage Board, SINGAPORE 

2009  

Singapore Internationale Grant, SINGAPORE  

Arts Creation Fund, National Arts Council, SINGAPORE  

Singapore International Foundation Sponsorship, SINGAPORE 

2008  

Arts Professional Development Grant, National Arts Council, SINGAPORE 

2007  

Finalist, Descubrimientos Prize, PhotoEspana 2007, Madrid, SPAIN 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS 

2015  

How did we get here, Chan Hampe Galleries, Singapore 

2014  

Photography & Diaspora: A roundtable with Pok Chi Lau, Surendra Lawoti, and Wei Leng Tay, moderated by Anthony W. Lee, Trans Asia Photography (TAP) Review 

The Roving Eye: Contemporary Art From Southeast Asia, ARTER Space for Art 

Slow Cool Breezes, Photofile vol. 94, Australian Centre for Photography 

Concept, Context, Contestation, Bangkok Art and Culture Centre 

2013  

Everyday Life, Asian Art Biennial, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts  

300 Families, Hong Kong International Photography Festival Flare  

Convergence (monograph) 

2012  

STILL BUILDING, Selasar Sunaryo Art Space  

Like Boys, WERK No 19 

2011  

Affinity, Delhi Photo Festival 2011, India Habitat Centre and Nazar Foundation  

Punctum, Issue 1 

2010  

Discordant Symmetries, NUS Museum  

Interior Living, Daylight Magazine, May 2010  

City Flaneur: Social Documentary Photography, Hong Kong Heritage Museum  

Outside, Ojodepez, #20  

Photographs by the Next Generation: 2009, Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts 

2009  

The Pursuit of Happiness, Noorderlicht 2009  

Traces, The Art Incubator 2009  

Where do we go from here?, F/Stop Katalog 2009  

La Gioia - visioni e rappresentazioni, Fotografia - Festival Internazionale di Roma 2009 

2008  

Desultory Landscapes, Ooi Botos Gallery  

Un Día Cualquiera, OjodePez, #12  

Photographs by the Next Generation: 2007, Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts 

2007  

Photographs by the Next Generation: 2006, Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts 

PRESENTATIONS AND TALKS 

2016 

National Portrait Gallery, AUSTRALIA 

Australian National University School of Art, AUSTRALIA 

Karachi University School of Art, PAKISTAN 

2015  

Habib University, Karachi, PAKISTAN 

Yale School of Art, USA 

Mount Holyoke College, USA 

Chan Hampe Galleries, SINGAPORE 

2014  

Lumenvisum, HONG KONG 

2013  

Asian Art Biennial, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, TAIWAN 

Shooting Home Workshop, Objectifs Centre for Photography and Film, SINGAPORE 

Hong Kong Design Institute, HONG KONG 

2012  

Chulalongkorn University Art Center, Bangkok, THAILAND 

RMA Institute, Bangkok, THAILAND 

Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB), INDONESIA 

2011  

Baba House, NUS Museum, SINGAPORE  

Shooting Home Workshop, Objectifs Centre for Photography and Film, SINGAPORE 

2010  

VER Gallery+Chulalongkorn University Art Center, Bangkok, THAILAND 

2009  

Institute of Contemporary Art, SINGAPORE 

Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, JAPAN